Yoga Punx PDX is
Yoga Punx was founded in San Francisco by Khristine Jones in 2010. Yoga Punx PDX started in the summer of 2014. Yoga Punx PDX is a 501(c)(3) Non- Profit Organization whose mission is to bring the healing transformation of yoga to all -regardless of ability to pay, through classes, workshops, trainings and retreats. We also bring yoga to people who cannot access studios: rehabilitation centers, nursing homes, safe houses, shelters. Healing from trauma.. harm reduction...to the people. Service. Dharma. Community.
In 2017, Yoga Punx PDX served over 866 people in accessible yoga. In 2018, we served over 1000 people , offering this transformative practice and healing. We are well on our way to hit our goal of 2000 plus people in 2019. Our mission is inclusivity and accessibility to otherwise unserved communities, offers supportive and safe refuge to turn in…
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Yoga Punx is now an international collective, with Sanghas in Philly, San Francisco, San Luis Obispo, SFL, Savannah, Germany, Brazil, Spain and growing!
We hold true to the lineage and traditional aspects of Yoga and Punk philosophy - FREEDOM FOR ALL BEINGS. ALL are WELCOME!
Keep it sacred, nothing watered down.
Board of Directors:
Sandee Simon-Lawless, President and Executive Director/Founder
Amy Lawless, Vice President, Treasurer
Mandi Hood, Vice President, Communications
Ed Zahnle, Vice President, Community Building
Kat Hemme- Vice President, Secretary
Tay Rusnak-Arnold, Board Member
Melodee Calderon, Board Member
Donation-based yoga in PDX.
Suggested donation $8-$12
NO ONE turned away for lack of funds.
Thank You GIVE BACK YOGA Foundation and GAIAM for your very generous gift of yoga mats for our programs. These mats will help the journey of healing and transformation. We are deeply grateful.
For Tax deductible donations to our scholarship fund please use the link below